Paragliding in Nepal can be truly wonderful and fulfilling experience for the adventure seeking.
A trip will take you over some of the best scenery on earth, as you share airspace with Himalayas griffin vultures, eagles, kites and float over villages, monasteries, temples, lakes and jungle, with a fantastic view of the majestic Himalaya.
Gliding is a weather dependent sport and the flying season in Nepal commences from November through February, the best months being November and December.
The take-off points for these fascinating flights are Sarangkot (1592 meters) near Pokhara and Lubhu Hill (1400 meters) near Kathmandu, which also offers prime views of Phewa Lake, Pokhara Valley, Kathmandu Valley and the mountains from sunrise to sunset. The landing is by the lake in Pokhara and Lubhu field in Kathmandu. No previous experience is required as qualified pilots provide a short briefing before launching.